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|Brazil and the IMF|
Updated November 17, 2016
|The last Article IV Executive Board Consultation was on October 31, 2016. Listed below are items related to Brazil, in reverse chronological order (you can also view items by category).
|December 14, 2012 -- Brazil : Detailed Assessment of Observance of Insurance Core Principles of the International Association of Insurance Supervisors|
Series: Country Report No. 12/334
|December 13, 2012 -- "Fiscal Federations: Lessons for the Design of a European Fiscal Union" By Carlo Cottarelli|
|November 29, 2012 -- Nonfinancial Firms in Latin America : A Source of Vulnerability?|
Author/Editor: Maria Gonzalez
Series: Working Paper No. 12/279
|November 19, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Tax Policy Can Help Spur Economic Growth|
Taxation plays an important role in promoting economic growth: it generates the revenue needed to finance governments' economic development policies and creates a framework for development of private sector activities.
|October 13, 2012 -- IMFC Statement by Mr. Guido Mantega Minister of Finance, Brazil|
On behalf of: Brazil, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Guyana, Haiti, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago. PDF File Size: 368Kb
|October 12, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Growth in Latin America Moderating but Resilient|
Growth in Latin America and the Caribbean is projected to pick up in 2013, after slowing this year, with risks continuing to dominate the outlook, the IMF said.
|October 09, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Briefing on the IMF Fiscal Monitor|
|October 09, 2012 -- Transcript of the World Economic Outlook Press Conference|
|September 28, 2012 -- Transcript of WEO Analytical Chapters Press Conference|
|September 25, 2012 -- Transcript of a Press Conference on the Analytic Chapters of the Global Financial Stability Report|
|September 17, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Global House Prices Still Showing Down Trend|
U.S. house prices have started to pick up but globally prices are still on a down trend, according to IMF research. Price trends vary widely between countries, with Ireland, Greece, Portugal, and Spain seeing the biggest falls in the past year and Brazil and Germany, substantial increases.
|September 07, 2012 -- Multilateral Aspects of Managing the Capital Account|
Author/Editor: Jonathan David Ostry | Atish R. Ghosh | Anton Korinek
Series: Staff Discussion Notes No. 12/10
Notes: Read the blog: "Capital Controls: When Are Multilateral Considerations of the Essence?
|September 01, 2012 -- Brazil’s Capital Market : Current Status and Issues for Further Development|
Author/Editor: Joonkyu Park
Series: Working Paper No. 12/224
|July 31, 2012 -- Brazil : Financial System Stability Assessment|
Series: Country Report No. 12/206
|July 31, 2012 -- Brazil : Detailed Assessment of Observance of Basel Core Principles for Effective Banking Supervision|
Series: Country Report No. 12/207
|July 31, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Brazil's Banks Need to Serve Economy, Navigate Global Risks|
Brazil, a member of the Group of Twenty advanced and emerging economies, and the world's fifth biggest economy has a vibrant financial sector, but will need to keep an eye on risks from abroad as well as at home.
|July 20, 2012 -- Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with Brazil|
Each Public Information Notice contains a background section, a table of selected economic indicators, and an Executive Board assessment.
|July 20, 2012 -- Brazil: 2012 Article IV Consultation : Staff Report; Public Information Notice on the Executive Board Discussion; and Statement by the Executive Director for Brazil|
Series: Country Report No. 12/191
|July 20, 2012 -- Brazil : Selected Issues Paper|
Series: Country Report No. 12/192
|July 20, 2012 -- IMF Survey: Brazil: Higher Savings and Investment Needed to Sustain Expected Recovery|
After strong growth in 2010, the Brazilian economy has slowed down, reflecting past policy tightening to contain inflation risks and, more recently, the weaker external environment.